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Blending contemporary classical with forms of Afro-Haitian rhythms, chants and dances

Camerata Urbana Ensemble
From: Brooklyn, NY
Blending contemporary classical with forms of Afro-Haitian rhythms, chants and dances

Blending contemporary classical with forms of Afro-Haitian music dating back to the 19th century, the structures of the five movements of the Suite are based on the African minuet form that originates from Haiti and has become a standard musical format in Oriente.